PPG PAINTS Brand Announces Paint Discount to AAA Members

CRANBERRY TOWNSHIP, Pa.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The PPG PAINTS™ brand today announced it will offer a special in-store
discount to American Automobile Association (AAA) members through AAA
Discounts & Rewards®. With this partnership, AAA members
will receive 25 percent off retail prices for paint and 15 percent off
paint supplies with proof of membership at any PPG Paints store
across the United States.

“The PPG Paints brand and AAA partnership allows one of the
largest paint brands to offer an exceptional discount to members of the
largest motoring and leisure travel organization in North America. We
think it’s a perfect fit,” said John Salvadore, senior marketing
manager, PPG Paints stores. “AAA members appreciate value and
quality, and that is exactly what they can expect with the service and
products offered at PPG Paints stores.”

The discount is available to AAA’s more than 48 million members of 31
clubs across the United States. Members can visit any one of the PPG
brand’s more than 600 retail locations across the country to
redeem the discounts.

“Businesses that participate in AAA Discounts & Rewards tend to
experience increased brand awareness and customer traffic,” said Dave
Baptisti, managing director, AAA Discounts & Rewards. “Home improvement
spending and DIY projects continue to rise, and we’re excited to offer a PPG
discount to our valued members.”

The PPG Paints brand and national store network are dedicated to
providing exceptional paint, expertise and supplies to painting
contractors and do-it-yourself (DIY) customers alike with a broad and
deep product line of paints, stains, caulks, sealants and tools. Each PPG
store offers outstanding technical support and individualized
customer service, including state-of-the-art color matching through
PPG’s THE VOICE OF COLOR® platform. PPG Paints
products are readily available across the nation from a network of more
than 600 company-owned stores, ensuring adequate inventories and
consistent service coast-to-coast.

PPG’s architectural coatings business in the U.S. and Canada is an
industry leader in residential and commercial coatings, delivering the
latest technologies and operational advancements through its strong
portfolio of brands. The business manufactures and sells interior and
exterior paints, stains, caulks, repair products, adhesives and sealants
for homeowners and professionals. Its distribution network includes more
than 15,000 touchpoints through company-owned stores, independent dealer
locations and all major home improvement centers across the U.S. and
Canada. For more information, visit PPGAC.com.

About AAA

As North America’s largest motoring and leisure travel organization, AAA
provides more than 48 million members in the United States with travel,
insurance, financial and automotive-related services. Since its founding
in 1902, the not-for-profit, fully tax-paying AAA has been a leader and
advocate for the safety and security of all travelers. Motorists can map
a route, identify gas prices, find discounts, book a hotel and access
AAA roadside assistance with the AAA Mobile app for iPhone, iPad and
Android. Learn more at AAA.com/mobile. AAA clubs can be visited on the
Internet at AAA.com.


PPG’s vision is to be the world’s leading coatings company by
consistently delivering high-quality, innovative and sustainable
solutions that customers trust to protect and beautify their products
and surroundings. Through leadership in innovation, sustainability and
color, PPG provides added value to customers in construction, consumer
products, industrial and transportation markets and aftermarkets to
enhance more surfaces in more ways than does any other company. Founded
in 1883, PPG has global headquarters in Pittsburgh and operates in more
than 70 countries around the world. Reported net sales in 2015 were
$15.3 billion. PPG shares are traded on the New York Stock Exchange
(symbol: PPG). For more information, visit www.ppg.com
and follow @PPGIndustries
on Twitter.

PPG Paints is a trademark and the PPG Logo and Bringing
innovation to the surface
are registered trademarks of PPG
Industries Ohio, Inc.
The Voice of Color is a registered
trademark of PPG Architectural Finishes, Inc.
AAA Discounts &
is a registered trademark of American Automobile
Association, Inc.


PPG Media Contacts:
Architectural Coatings
Jamie Altman, +1-724-742-5599
Katie Kirkpatrick, +1-724-742-5352